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Brunch with Spuntino Wine Bar & Italian Tapas

December 27, 2014 | 0 Comments

Whether you have guests staying with you for the holidays or you’re (finally!) enjoying some quiet time, preparing a delicious—and creative—brunch is a great way to spend a weekend morning. Executive Chef Josh Bernstein, of Spuntino Wine...

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Recipe: Phyllo Wrapped Brandied Baked Brie

December 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

With just a few ingredients and a few minutes of prep time you can absolutely wow your guests and kick off the holiday festivities with this amazing appetizer. This is not your typical ordinary baked...

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Give the Gift of a Great Meal

December 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

Want to give the gift of a great night out with friends or family? Consider supporting a Garden State restaurant and pick up a gift card or two to one of your favorite eateries. If you need...

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A Night Out: New Year’s Eve 2014

December 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

“What are we doing for New Year’s Eve?” “Where should we go?” The answers to these questions—and more—may very well be listed below. And if you know of another great New Year’s Eve celebration happening...

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Keeping It Simple with Kings

December 15, 2014 | 0 Comments

Usually I’m relegated to last-minute appetizer prep and wine-opening duty on Thanksgiving, but I spent this past holiday with my future in-laws, and my help in the kitchen was more than welcomed. Wednesday, as the...

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Pirate’s Booty Sets Sail for Thanksgiving

November 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

Shhhh…I know a little Thanksgiving secret. It’s not a family recipe for stuffing or green bean casserole, it’s about New York City’s iconic Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade. Now that I have your attention, would you...

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Sweet Potato Recipes

November 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

Few things beat a good sweet potato dish. This collection includes past Jersey Bites recipes and other favorites of our writers, past and present. Use one for Thanksgiving, or anytime you need a great side! Sweet Potato...

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Thanksgiving Around New Jersey

November 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

If you’re considering a meal out this Thanksgiving, or looking for some catering ideas, check out these options all over the Garden State! Know of another one? Add it to the comments! Restaurants ASBURY PARK...

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Steak-Grilling Tips from a Pro

June 14, 2014 | 0 Comments

What better way to celebrate the start of summer than with a nice, juicy steak? While it’s not necessarily an easy task, grilling can be truly rewarding because it produces a great charred taste that...

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Doughnut Recs from NJ Going Strong

June 6, 2014 | 0 Comments

Our good friends at New Jersey Going Strong are here to help us celebrate National Doughnut Day, shore style, with some recommendations for great doughnuts—or are they donuts?—along the NJ coast. Have another place to...

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